2011 in questions

Posted on January 17, 2012


I found these questions in a blog I follow and thought it was a cute idea. Here goes:

1. What did you do in 2011 that you’d never done before?
Lost a substantial amount of weight.
2. Did you keep your new year’s resolutions, and will you make more for next year?
I didn’t make one last year, or this year.
3. Did anyone close to you give birth?
4. Did anyone close to you die?
5. What countries did you visit?
England, Italy, France, The Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Hong Kong.
6. What would you like to have in 2012 that you lacked in 2011?
$$$$ and an awesome housemate!
7. What dates from 2011 will remain etched upon your memory, and why?
No specific dates really.
8. What was your biggest achievement of the year?
Losing 25kg.
9. What was your biggest failure?
10. Did you suffer illness or injury?
Nothing serious.
11. What was the best thing you bought?
iPad. 🙂
12. Where did most of your money go?
13. What did you get really excited about?
12wbt, new years in London, visiting Paris.
14. What song will always remind you of 2011?
The latest Radiohead album. All of it.
15. Compared to this time last year, are you:
– happier or sadder? – thinner or fatter? – richer or poorer? Happier, thinner, poorer.
16. What do you wish you’d done more of?
I wish I’d started the whole weight loss thing earlier.
17. What do you wish you’d done less of?
18. How did you spend Christmas?
In hospital with Ces, then in Ivanhoe with a little bit of the family.
19. What was your favourite TV program?
Breaking Bad!
20. What were your favourite books of the year?
Hunger Games.
21. What was your favourite music from this year?
Various things, especially Bon Iver and Radiohead.
22. What were your favourite films of the year?
None stand out particularly.
23. What did you do on your birthday, and how old were you?
I turned 19, and spent the day with my dad, his partner, my aunty and GG.
24. What one thing would have made your year immeasurably more satisfying?
Avoiding the whole law thing, getting into nutrition sooner.
25. How would you describe your personal fashion concept in 2011?
Lots of black?
26. What kept you sane?
Exercise, chocolate, Georgia.
27. Tell us a valuable life lesson you learned in 2011.

If you want something for yourself, you have to go get it.

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